Global Patent Index - EP 1274306 A4

EP 1274306 A4 2004-12-15 - METHODS OF TREATING PLANTS WITH GLYCOLIC ACID

Title (en)

METHODS OF TREATING PLANTS WITH GLYCOLIC ACID

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUR BEHANDLUNG VOMN PFLANZEN MIT GLYCOLSÄURE

Title (fr)

PROCEDES POUR TRAITER DES PLANTES AVEC DE L'ACIDE GLYCOLIQUE

Publication

EP 1274306 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 01927187 A

Priority

  • US 0112679 W
  • US 55291700 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0180637A1] Methods for increasing the resistance of a plant to the effects of plant stress utilizing glycolic acid, a salt thereof, or a mixture thereof, are described. Methods for stimulating plant growth utilizing an ammonium salt of glycolic acid are also described. Further described are methods for stimulating microbial growth utilizing selected amounts of glycolic acid, a salt thereof, or a mixture thereof.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A01N 37/36

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01G 7/00 (2006.01); A01N 37/36 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A01N 37/36 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

EPO simple patent family

WO 0180637 A1 20011101; AU 2001253663 B2 20041202; AU 5366301 A 20011107; CA 2406159 A1 20011101; EP 1274306 A1 20030115; EP 1274306 A4 20041215; IL 152371 D0 20030529; JP 2003535053 A 20031125; MX PA02010396 A 20050908; NZ 522081 A 20040430; US 6432883 B1 20020813

INPADOC legal status


2006-05-31 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20051029

2005-06-01 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20050418

2004-12-15 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20041029

2003-01-15 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20021107

2003-01-15 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE TR

2003-01-15 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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